BVI London Office Director Asserts Small States Should Not Be “Pushed Out” Of Financial Services

Monday, 6 February 2017 - 3:13pm

BVI London Office Director Benito Wheatley has told a law conference on International Financial Services and Small States that small jurisdictions should not be pushed to the margins of international finance where they would be effectively cut off from legitimate high-income generating economic activity.

BVI Shines At Monaco Boatshow

Monday, 10 October 2016 - 9:20am

The Virgin Islands Shipping Registry and BVI London Office, in promoting the British Virgin Islands at the 2016 Monaco Boat Show, provided insight on the Territory’s ship registration process, ....

Accounting Officer

Role Summary

The Accounting Officer is responsible for the provision of a full range of accounting services to the London Office. Areas of work include budgeting, accounting and finance activities including payroll administration, preparation of accounts, balance sheets, tax returns, invoice management, cash flow, reporting actual expenditure, book keeping and accounts payable.

Main Responsibilities

BVI Advocates For More UK Engagement With Overseas Territories

Friday, 3 June 2016 - 5:00pm

BVI London Office Director Mr. Benito Wheatley has said there is a need for greater engagement from the UK Government and parliamentary support on key Overseas Territories issues.

BVI Announces Position On Beneficial Ownership Information Exchange

Wednesday, 11 May 2016 - 5:30pm

As the Anti-Corruption Summit takes place in London today, the Territory is putting forward its proposal for a workable solution for global standards for beneficial ownership, which balances the need for both appropriate levels of privacy and transparency.

BVI Elected Vice Chair Of United Nations Subregional Body

Friday, 29 April 2016 - 11:00am

The British Virgin Islands (BVI) was unanimously elected as one of the Vice Chairs of the Caribbean Development Cooperation Committee (CDCC), a permanent subsidiary body for of the United Nations’ (UN) Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC).  

BVI Committed To International Standards On Tax And Transparency

Tuesday, 12 April 2016 - 1:15pm

Premier and Minister of Finance Dr. Hon. D. Orlando Smith, OBE has welcomed the statement made by Prime Minister Rt. Hon. David Cameron,..... 

Statement By Government Of The British Virgin Islands On ICIJ Leak Of ‘Panama Papers’

Tuesday, 5 April 2016 - 1:30pm

The Government of the British Virgin Islands is very concerned by the issues that the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists (ICIJ) report raises, particularly regarding alleged abuse or misuse of BVI structures. 

Dr. Sandra Besson Appointed Deputy Director Of BVI London Office

Thursday, 3 March 2016 - 4:30pm

Dr. Sandra M. Besson is the new Deputy Director for Political Affairs at the British Virgin Islands London Office.

BVI Assumes Leadership Of UK Overseas Territories Association

Thursday, 4 February 2016 - 3:45pm

BVI London Office Director and United Kingdom (UK) Representative Mr. Benito Wheatley was unanimously elected Chairman of the United Kingdom Overseas Territories Association (UKOTA) on behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands on January 25.

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